Reach Out, We're Here For You
Our staff is here to understand and support your needs. Being a student can be stressful, so feel free to reach out or visit us should any concern arise. We want you to be in a place to succeed!
Cal Student Central
COVID-19 - ALTERNATIVE SUPPORT HOURS & INFORMATION:
Cal Student Central (CSC) is offering online and phone advising for billing and payment, financial aid, and registrar inquiries.
For online advising, create a case online at any time. CSC is responding to all cases within 5-7 business days. Response times may increase as we approach the start of the semester.
For phone service, contact us at 510-664-9181 weekdays from 9 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4 pm.
Use the online tools in CalCentral to sign up for direct deposit, apply for emergency loans, and request transcripts and enrollment verifications. Cost of Attendance Adjustment requests are available on the financial aid website. Click Here.
EMERGENCY LOANS ARE AVAILABLE: Apply for an emergency loan via CalCentral and select the EFT option to have funds deposited into your bank account within 3-5 business days.
Cal Student Central is the destination for student university business related to financial aid, fees and billing, disbursements, registration, and enrollment.
Have a question not covered by our website? Tell us how we can help, and our staff will work to resolve your issue as quickly as possible. We are on the case! Contact us at: studentcentral.berkeley.edu/open-case.
Financial Aid and Scholarships Office
201 Sproul Hall #1960
Berkeley, CA 94720-1960
Financial Aid Forms Fax Number: